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stems from the possible federal takeover of the oakland police department. chief howard jordan says he never received e-mails sent in the past week from federal monitor. the messages involved concerns over jordan's recommendation to discipline several dozen officers for their handling of occupy protests. >>> there is a new online tool to help victims of bicycle theft to see if their bike has been listed for sale. it's a search engine on the rack love website. users can plug if a description of their bikes and where they were stolen and the search engine will return results for bikes with matching details that are for sale online. the creators hope it will reduce bike theft because it could make stealing bikes more difficult. >>> it's friday morning. hopefully traffic is light. >> it is light right now for sure. let's take a look at what we have on the bay area roads. it does look good. the traffic on 24 westbound that looks pretty good getting up to the toll plaza there. between walnut creek and oakland i should say. and now since i have the toll plaza on my mind we will bring it up. t
-rayed for explosives so other kinds of weapons can make it into planes cargo holds. >>> in jordan, some 150 u.s. troops are now on the border with syria. they intend to boost jordan's military capabilities, in the event that syria's civil war spills across the border. leon panetta said the u.s. is working with jordan. >>> in australia, the prime minister delivered a blistering 15 minute attack against the opposition leader in parliament today. they have traded accusations of sexism and massageny. the video has gone viral and twitter exploded with reaction. >>> in pakistan, outrage over the shooting of a 14-year-old girl led to protests across the country, and prayers. the teenager was shot and wounded by a taliban gunman yesterday. militants said she was targeted because of her support for education for girls. doctors removed a bullet from her head today, and say they are hopeful that she will be able to recover. >>> the u.s. anti-doping agency has laid out its case against cyclist lance armstrong in elaborate detail. saying armstrong was at the center of the most sophisticated doping conspiracy ever s
quan. she says chief jordan made fair and balanced recommendation. >> there's the outside general report and also the inside internal recommendation, that's key to me whether or not the oakland police can investigate itself and come up with findings that are fair. >> reporter: mayor quan says the city plans to have a ruling on all complaints by october 25th which is the one year deadline required by state law. >>> new at 10:00, city leaders in concord are looking into ways to crack down on outdoor medical marijuana grows after seeing our report about a backyard pot operation last week. eric rasmussen is live in concord and figures out concord isn't the only city where neighbors are reporting problems. erick. >> reporter: right prong, we just heard about another backyard grow -- right frank, we just heard about another backyard grow possibly bigger than the one we saw in concord. they are both legal. it's what's under this large plastic at the present time in the backyard of a house in pittsburg. >> the smell is horrendous. absolutely horrendous. at one point we counted 60 plants i
. >> gus: two kickers line up, nick jordan 28, and nick rose 23. this one and recovered by the mountaineers. so a two-big 12 games, they defeated baylor, 70-63 at home and with 14 seconds remaining, they are in front of texas, 48-45. >> charles: and really, what a bounce back for west virginia's defense, getting torched by baylor last week. this isn't pretty, but down the stretch, they made the plays necessary to win the football game. including a couple of fourth down stops. >> gus: the west virginia mountaineers, first year in the big 12 in their first road game in conference play. and knocking off the 11th ranked longhorns. 48-45. let's go down stairs where we have geno smith. >> geno, congratulations on your win. one second. geno, congratulations on your win, what went right? >> a number of things went right, main thing was we stuck together, it was not pretty, but we came to a tough venue, against a tough team, and closed it out. >> you did not let up once. what kept you going? >> i have a great team and great coaches and they keep me up throughout the game. i fumbled twice and had tha
howard jordan will investigate. >> if he has this information, he will investigate it and i have confidence that if there is any misconduct, that he will dot right thing. >> reporter: so far, chief jordan has not responded to our repeated requests to interview him, officer ko or anyone with the department's command staff. in oakland, eric rasmussen ktvu channel 2 news. >>> police are investigating a deadly shooting in front of the broken wheel cocktail lounge. investigators say the male victim was shot several times and rushed to souvenir delta hospital, where he later died. the victim's name has not been release. >>> in san leandro, two people were injured after someone opened fire outside of a halloween party. the violence broke out before 2:30 a.m. on marina boulevard of the owner says he was hosting party for about a hundred of his friends and says a group showed up and started a fight and then shots rang out. two hayward men were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening round. >>> fairfield police have investigate the death of a man shot in his driveway. police say th
their jobs over actions over it is occupy protest and dozens of others could be disciplined. chief jordan recommended that two officers lose their jobs and asked that one be demoted, 15 be suspended, that three accept counseling and training, and that 23 23 others be reprimanded. >> we help our officers to follow the policy of the department. if they don't, we'll hold them accountable. >> each officer has the right to a hearing before being disciplined. >>> and officials say that an arsonist is becoming increasingly brazen. yet another fire set last night bringing the total number of fires to 10 in a two-week time span. dumpsters, trees and a couch set on fire. >> it takes resources away from other significant priority calls and obviously, that's happened every night almost for the last two weeks. >> the small fires are serious but it's because they're so close to homes and businesses. anyone with information is asked to call the department's arson tip line. >>> in san francisco, another fire is being investigated after it burned out a popular restaurant. in 10 minutes, how the mayor is
in late january. four people hit by gunfire outside a birthday party. one of them, 20-year-old jordan chitt died from his injuries. this is a tribute web page set up by his friends. investigators say the exact motive for the killing is being investigated. >> gang activity is one possible lead and that is partially what has led us to the four arrests this morning. >> reporter: oakland police spent the morning here interviewing people at this home and collecting evidence inside. one man here told me he didn't want to talk on camera about the early-morning raid. sergeant chris bolton says police came in with a lot of many power to make sure nothing went wrong. our objective when we go into these situations is officer safety, innocent bystander safety as well as suspect safety. >> reporter: police are not releasing the names of the four arrested. but this -- but they did have probable cause warrants signed by a judge. police are still looking for one more person who was not captured. none of the people today have been charged with that deadly shooting. alex savidge, ktvu channel 2 news. >
jordan says he's welcoming help. in a partnership announced today, the chp will have some of its officers work overtime to help patrol the streets. >> i'm assigning people within the city of oakland that will not be focusing on any other highway patrol duties. >> reporter: it comes on the heels of requests for help. >> we need safety in the city. >> reporter: captain says the chp has partnered with oakland police before. the agencies worked together on a gang reduction task force. >> there is a decrease. the overall crime went down. their calms for service would go down. >> reporter: the difference is this new partnership isn't gang specific. >> doesn't have the gang name or the actual funding. but it's the same idea. >> reporter: the agencies involved have not yet figured out exactly how much this partnership is going to cost. who is going to pay for it. they also don't know how many offers will be patrolling the streets of oakland on a daily basis. there's a lot of details that need to be worked out. >> alameda sheriffs deputies are calling it one of the most karaoke louse killings they
that she saw before she was kidnapped. >> via skype right this minute, nicole and her daughter jordan. >> what was this moment like? >> i dreamed about it for so long. to actually have it actually happen, it was surreal. >> do you remember being kidnapped? >> i do. the woman was very nice to me. why are you crying? i said because my brother's left me. those words haunted me all of these years. i thought, did she think i was aband abandoned? my mother had a vending booth, with ear and eye shot. went looking for me. at this point i was already gone. >> do you feel like you have two big families now? >> everybody's been so gracious and loving on both sides. it's made it a really wonderful experience. >> now, one of the people that helped make this reunion happen is marcella from seacolombia travel. why did you want to help her find her family? >> i have a 10-month-old daughter. when nicole started sharing her story with me it went straight to my heart. >> oh! [ applause ] >>> "right this minute" uncovered the missing individual grow that absolutely chilling story i brought you last week
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jordan posted this letter to the community. it says when officers fire a weapon, jordan trusts they will act professionally, ethically and with knowledge of the accountability of their actions. reporting live, rita williams, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> hewlett-packard ceo meg whitman delivered grim news to investors today and the stock market was quite to react. tom here now with hp's announcement and the fallout. >> reporter: a true pioneer in technology circled the wagons today. meg whitman said the high-tech pioneering firm is on the road to recovery with downsizing well under way as well as new products and services in the pipe like. but it would take two years, the restructuring, because of the overall economy. >> she's not upbeat. she's trying to be up-front and honest. sometimes the market doesn't necessarily like hearing those things come out of the ceo's mouth. >> reporter: whitman said the ceo's in previous years were also to blame. >> no one wants to see the uncertainty. any ceo is going to have to be somewhere for a while to instill their game plan. >> reporter: market
of the oakland police department. police chief howard jordan said he never received e-mails sent in the past week from a federal monitor. those messages involved concerns about chief jordan's recommendation to discipline several members of the police department for infractions. >>> it's getting oscar buzz for the best documentary. starting today they will scream the entire documentary. it's called the waiting room. a film that explores how the public hospitals struggle to care for thousands of largely uninshired patients. the movie is already won awards at film festivals across the country. you can view that documentary in oakland. >>> time now 6:26. let's get everybody out the door, sal. what is happening on the roads? >> right now it's getting busier dave and pam around the bay area. we are going to look at the south bay. this report looking at northbound 280 getting up to the valley here. it's not that bad. and the same thing goes for interstate 678 -- 680. this is a big commute. so far so good as you drive past free hospital into san jose. >>> low clouds are back. very, very mild. a lot of lo
is -- purge jordan perjuried himself and they say he is seeking his removal. they say it is all a politically charged witch hunt and meanwhile they will take nine of the -- it would take nine of the 11 board of supervisors to remove sheriff ross mirkarimi from office. tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> president barack obama is waking up and we will show you a picture south of market where the president spent the night. traffic around the hotel is restricted right now. the president is expected to fly out of fso at 9:25 this morning and in a speech last night, he said mitt romney's economic plan would be bad for the country. >> i have seen too much pain and struggle to let this country get hit with another top down economics. -- is another round of top down economics. >> a tech round table war 25 supports -- where 25 supporters paid $40,000 each, the president was heard and they were there to support president barack obama. >> i want to give all the support i can and i get to see the president. >> protesters also showed up to greet the president. there were protesters against the
million. cole haan may be next to go, so nike can focus on jordan, converse and hurley. still to come, what's going to take "flight" at the oscars this season? that's later in "movies and money." but first, sending out multiple college applications? it's frustrating. find out how to deal. that's next with bill moller. any parent, any student who's gone through the process of applying for college knows it is fraught with baffling complexity, pitfalls and seeming utter randomness as to who gets in. application pain it is. as a parent, a university professor of finance and onetime university administrator, john binder took his experience & insider knowledge and has written a terrific satirical novel about the college applications & admissions process, "the girl who applied everywhere," about sarah, who applies to 101 colleges & gets into 99 of them - not because she's an outstanding student, but simply because of the novelty of her mass application strategy. so tell me john, what is so striking about this whole process - well, you don't have to tell me; i'm a parent, i know. what prompte
blueford pointed a gun at a police officer. >>> now, oakland police howard jordan said -- >>> meanwhile, a separate scathing report has created a new controversy for oakland police. a federal judge ordered a judge on department of investigations of nine police shootings and yesterday that report was released. it states that investigators were sympathetic towards fellow police. the report idea that in several -- adds that some could be disappointed. >>> for now milpitas police will remain on the job. milpitas is facing a $9 million budget deficit. the council now plans to get the public vote whether -- about whether they should oursource the police. >>> the highway 4 is open again after a bad accident at hillcrest. police say a dark car hit the center divide and slammed into a white suv. >> somebody was weaving all over the roads. the air bag saved his life. >> the other driver was arrested on driving -- for driving under the influence. highway 4 was shut down for an hour and a half after emergency crews came and cleared out the scene. antioch police are searching for someone throwing ob
consultant jim ross worked on the campaign of jordan and newsom. jim ross predict it is vote will either be unanimous for mirkarimi's removal or 4-3 just enough to keep his job. >> it's a once in a generation, once in a lifetime type vote that's going to stick with you throughout the rest of your career. >> reporter: it takes nine of 11 votes to remove mirkarimi. city hall observers tell me at least seven supervisors will side with mayor ed lee. that leaves four from the progressive member of the board. john avalos, campos, mar and olaque all up for reelection. oloque represents the hague. the most liberal part of the city. and she took over for mirkarimi. but oloque was elected by the mayor. and sources tell me the supervisor is unlikely to vote for mirkarimi. that seems to leave just three possible votes for mirkarimi. the board of supervisors has told me they have received legal advise not to discuss the case with the media or even themselves. >> i enjoy being in some ways in difficult decisions because i do my home work. >> reporter: eric mar represents district one the richmond. sou
howard jordan failed to respond to e- mails. the chief said he hasn't received the e-mails. the judge says oakland needs to be more responsive. >>> now to castro valley where authorities spend all day at the scene of a house fire after the discovery of a body inside the home. this is video of the coroner's van at 4:00 this afternoon. the fire started at a home in san carlos avenue just after midnight. a woman's body was discovered inside but authorities still haven't called it a homicide. they do say the fire is suspicious because they found evidence of an accelerate. >> any time you have an accelerate with a body, you have a suspicious circumstance. that's not to say that a person can't commit suicide using an accelerate. that's happened in the past. >> reporter: investigators towed away a toyota tundra and took other bags of evidence. neighbors say the home is owned by a retired san francisco firefighter who lives there with his girlfriend. a family friend told us he's out of town. the woman's name has not yet been released. >>> police in pacifica identified the victim in their cit
conduct of last year's clash of protesters. jordan is recommending discipline their action against 44 police officers. economist stay the numbers this morning from the labor department indicate modest hiring. in the last hour in a half, the government announced first time jobless claims fell by 23,000 last week. that puts the number at 369,000. >>> san francisco police are warning giants fans against buying tickers from scalpers. it's illegal but plenty of fans appear willing to take the chance. season buyers say if you do take the risk, make sure the scalper escort you. they say you can get the best price by waiting until game time or even right after the game starts because prices do drop. you can track all the world series coverage from work at home, or our website ktvu.com. you can find the world series tab on your front page. >>> that leads us right to sal. he's focused on our commute because it's getting busy in the east bay. >> yes it is. right now dave and pam, westbound 80, westbound 24, the bay bridge toll plaza, everything is becoming a lot more crowded now as you try get
the firing of howard jordan and the chief manage error. earlier, the police department released reports regarding the shooting of alan back in may. the attorney says the reports shows the shooting was unjust. >> last words, no weapon in his hand, no weapon him at the time that the officer approached him and shot him while on the ground why did you do this? i didn't do anything. and he died. >> they want the district attorney to prosecute the officer. oakland police say the teen was shot because he was reaching for a gun. >>> hayward police officer shot and killed a suspect after he reportedly reached for a weapon while inside a stolen car. it happened yesterday near the intersection of breyer gateway and vanderbilt before 11:15 a.m. police say the officer approached the car that had been reported stolen. he asked the man to show his hands. the suspect then refused and instead reached for a weapon. prompting the officer to open fire. neighbors say it happened too close to tree view elementary school. >> it's sad, just really sad, they would do it so close to a school. >> we did lock down
a statementing saying in part she wants to thank chief howard jordan and all the police officers and city staff for their hard work. she is pleased the vast majority of the protestors remained peaceful as well. it shows how much we have come last year. there is still remanence of what happened last night. in terms of the numbers we talked to occupy oakland protestors that say the numbers are relatively low because the economy is getting better and occupy oakland is actually working. live here oakland i'm brian flores. >> scott olson took part in last nights march. he is the person that suffered a severe brain injury during a protest last year and says he was hit by a bean bag fired by police. olson was if a wheelchair and wore a safety helmet. he says he still has trouble with his speech but wanted to join in the protest he says to hold police accountable for their actions. >>> time is now 6:06. the giants won again last night. they will be leaving for detroit in a few hours for more of the world series. ktvu claudine wong is joining us live she is at at & t park again where the team will be c
chief howard jordan says he wants to fire two officers, demote one, send three to counseling and training, suspend 15 officers and reprimand 23 others. meanwhile, the police association is furious, accusing the department of scapegoating officers and blames a lack of planning and putting officers in difficult positions during the protests. oakland mayor jean quan says the majority of officers obey the law and protect the city. she calls chief jordan's recommendations fair and balanced. >> because the complaints are wide ranging complaints, from covering up your badge to not having your camera on, to actually hurting somebody. so it's a wide range. >> she says the city plans to have a ruling on all complaints by october 25th, the one-year deadline required by the state. >>> new this morning, the san francisco giants are back in the bay area, getting ready for the national league championship series. [ cheers & applause ] the giants arrived at at&t ball park around 5:30 this morning after flying in from cincinnati. fans stayed up all night or got up early to greet the players a
, the metering lights are on and slow, i want to quickly bring up my twitter page, jordan sent me this picture of a car fire there, the two left lanes there were stuck because of that car car being on fire. let's go to steve. >> low clouds fog, cooler into the weekend, 60s, 70s. >> all right. >> all right. steve. that is our report. we thank you for trusting
at a karaoke bar known for offering customers a love connection. >> i texted howard jordan when i saw the report last night, and we'll look into it. >> ktvu investigation also found port of oakland officials spent $4500 at a houston strip club and other questionable expenses. >>> for the first time ever, an audit addressing bullying in schools is now under way, but the results won't be back for months. lawmaker ricardo laura pushed for the audit in the wake of high profile bullying cases. it's the first of it's kind audit. >> to see if the teachers even know what the rules are, know what the laws are, and actually talk to students and parents to see if they understand what their rights are. >> in the meantime, the mother of the girl being beaten in this video earlier this year in vallejo says her daughter is still recovering. she is now trying to gather 500,000 signatures on a petition that she's posted on change.org. shechts to take that to congress. she's also fighting to get restitution. she'll be in court on monday. >>> san francisco city college -- the move will save the school $
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